Signatures: A-I?; Advertisement for books on pp.71-72; Signed by M.E. Barry with Br. London 11/10/'88 in Barry's handwriting on a slip of paper pasted on front end page; With a Stoneleigh Abbey book plate on back of front cover; M.E. Barry Rare Book Collection. Special Collections, Alumnae Library, Elms College; Description based on print version record. Topic: English drama--Early works to 1800.
Signatures: A-F?, 1 leaf unsigned, B-D; Revised by Vanbrugh; Dryden's The secular masque on pp. 47-54; Dryden's Song of a scholar and his mistrels on pp. 43-46; M.E. Barry Rare Book Collection. Special Collections, Alumnae Library, Elms College. Topic: English drama--Adaptations
Both the date of composition and authorship of this play are uncertain. An edition appeared in 1639 under the title "The Bloody brother, a tragedy by B.J.F." The Stationer's register ascribes it to "J.B." Perhaps written by Fletcher and Jonson, and revised by Massinger. cf. Dict. nat. biog., v. 19, p. 308; cf. also Camb. hist. of Eng. lit. v. 6, p. 146 and 156;M.E. Barry Rare Book Collection. Special Collections, Alumnae Library, Elms College; Description based on print... Topic: English drama--17th century
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byBeaumont, Francis, 1584-1616; Fletcher, John, 1579-1625; Strachey, John St. Loe, 1860-1927
I. Francis Beaumont & John Fletcher [by J. St. L. Strachey] The maid's tragedy. Philaster. The wild-goose chase. Thierry and Theodoret. The knight of the burning pestle.--II. Shirley's address. King and no king. Bonduca. The Spanish curate. The faithful shepherdess. Valentinian
URL second copy bound with: Colman, George. The jealous wife. 5th ed. London : Bladon, 1790; Holcroft, Thomas. The road to ruin. 2nd ed. London : Debrett, 1792; Mrs. Crowley. A day in Turkey, or The Russian slaves. 3rd ed. London : Robinson, 1792; Morton, Thomas. Columbus, or, A world discovered. London : Miller, 1792; and Inchbald, Elizabeth. I'll tell you what. 2nd ed. London : Robinson, 1787